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Secretary of Labor Alex Acosta to Resign

On Friday, July 12 Secretary of Labor Alex Acosta announced that he will resign on July 19. Current Deputy Secretary of Labor Patrick Pizzella will become acting secretary until President Trump appoints a permanent replacement to the position. President Trump's...

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OFCCP Deputy Director to Leave Agency

Deputy Director Marika Litras will be leaving the U.S. Department of Labor's Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) on June 7, 2019. Dr. Litras has been a key part of the agency since joining OFCCP in June of 2004. She most recently had served as...

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New Commissioner Confirmed for EEOC

On Wednesday, May 8, 2019, Janet Dhillon was confirmed by the Senate and is expected to take her place on the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. This action can be found on the congress.gov website. Ms. Dhillon was originally nominated for a post on the EEOC in...

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OFCCP Releases Compliance Check Information

As OFCCP prepares to begin conducting the compliance reviews associated with its recent Corporate Scheduling Announcement List, the agency has provided more information about the focused reviews and compliance checks it intends to do. OFCCP released a page on its...

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OFCCP Provides 2020 Budget Justification to Congress

Earlier this month, OFCCP presented its Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 Congressional Budget Justification (CBJ) to Congress. (The federal government’s 2020 fiscal year begins on October 1, 2019). A CBJ is an opportunity for a federal agency to outline its priorities and...

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